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Access to space
- Ariane 5’s 66th successful launch in a row has placed Europe’s latest weather satellite in orbit testifying to the reliability of the European launch system - This launch carries the fourth SEVIRI, the best geostationary weather instrument in…
• Six months of intensive satellite testing finished • Airbus Defence and Space is the prime contractor of Sentinel-2A that will map the Earth’s entire landmass as part of the European Copernicus global monitoring programme
Space in daily life
Removal of space debris